The list developed by the Secretary under subsection (a)(1) shall include a specification of those infectious diseases on the list that are routinely transmitted through airborne or aerosolized means.
42 U.S. Code § 300ff–131 - Infectious diseases and circumstances relevant to notification requirements
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(a) In generalNot later than 180 days after October 30, 2009, the Secretary shall complete the development of—
a list of potentially life-threatening infectious diseases, including emerging infectious diseases, to which emergency response employees may be exposed in responding to emergencies;
guidelines describing the circumstances in which such employees may be exposed to such diseases, taking into account the conditions under which emergency response is provided; and
guidelines describing the manner in which medical facilities should make determinations for purposes of section 300ff–133(d) of this title.
(b) Specification of airborne infectious diseases
(c) DisseminationThe Secretary shall—